There is a lot of information available on the internet. We recommend the following links to access further information.
Drugs and Alcohol
Talk to Frank
A to Z list of substances explains appearance and use, effects, chances of getting hooked, health risks and UK law.
Drinkaware promotes responsible drinking and finds innovative ways to challenge the national drinking culture to help reduce alcohol misuse and minimise alcohol-related harm.
The Angelus Foundation is the only European wide charity dedicated to informing society about the ‘dangers of legal highs’. Aiming to reduce the harm they cause to young people and their families, and to save lives.
Provided by Oasis, our private service for individuals and business.
www.nhs.uk – use the search engine.
Legal High information.
The Home Office is working hard to deal with the serious problems caused by illegal drug use. It is also the government department responsible for alcohol policy and licensing.
Why not find out
This website is designed to provide you with the information you need to help you make informed decisions about legal highs. The content of this site is provided by independent advisors including leading experts in toxicology.
Erowid is a member-supported organization providing access to reliable, non-judgmental information about psychoactive plants, chemicals, and related issues.
Family and Carer support
Oasis provides family and carer support, however we also work closely with DrugFam.
DrugFAM supports families affected by a loved one’s use of drugs or alcohol. Whilst we work with individual family members and carers rather than the user we focus on ‘whole family recovery’ and our aim is a positive outcome for everyone including those misusing drugs or alcohol.
providing a carers, families and friends support service for people affected by someone else’s drug and alcohol misuse.
GamCare provides support, information and advice to anyone suffering through a gambling problem.
NAPAC is the National Association for People Abused in Childhood. They are a registered charity, based in the UK, providing support and information for people abused in childhood.
Oasis is able to offer a range of support options focussing on what ever problem you are experiencing which is impacting on your drug and alcohol use, by addressing one problem you are better equipped to address others.
Other local providers
Smart provide Open Access drop in facilities for adult drug and alcohol users, they offer outreach and criminal justice interventions. They provide the initial assessment service for people wanting to access structured treatment provided by Oasis.
Young addaction Buckinghamshire. Young peoples service offering outreach, Family Team, one-to-one support and targeted Services. Oasis works closely with addaction in relation to young adults as they transfer between services when they reach 18.